Amateur Radio (ham radio) is a popular hobby and service that brings people, electronics and communication together. People use ham radio to talk across town, around the world, or even into space, all without the Internet or cell phones. It's fun, social, educational, and can be a lifeline during times of need.

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November Meeting:
Monday November 14th, 7:00 pm

Hendricks Co. Gov't Center

355 S Washington St,
Danville, IN 46123

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Hendricks Co. Hamfest 

February 11, 2023

9:00 am-2:00 pm, 2023

Hendricks County 4H Fairgrounds

1900 E Main St

Danville, IN 46122

November Meeting Topic: TBA 


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HCARS is a family of amateur radio operators dedicated to helping others. This is especially true during natural disasters or other emergencies. Many of our members are affiliated with Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES), Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Service (RACES), and Salvation Army Team Emergency Radio Network (SATERN). The club owns and maintains the 147.015 repeater located near Belleville, Indiana. The club call sign is N9HC. HCARS is a member of the Indiana Radio Club Council, Inc. Regular meetings of the Hendricks County Amateur Radio Society are held on the second Monday of each month at 7:00pm at the Hendricks County Government Center in Danville, IN. Everyone is welcome, and we look forward to meeting you!



Monthly meeting 2nd Monday

every month

November 14, 2022 7:00 pm

Hendricks Co. Gov't Center

355 S. Washington St.

Danvlle, IN 46122

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hendricks county hamfest 2023

February 11, 2023

8:00 am - 1:00 pm

Hendricks County Fair Grounds

Conference Center

1900 E Main St

Danville, IN 46122

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ARRL Field Day

June 25-26, 2022

Hendricks County Fair Grounds

Grand Stands Arena

1900 E Main St

Danville, IN 46122

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HCARS Repeater

2m repeater serving Hendricks and surrounding counties

147.015 -- PL 88.5